A. The Columbus Ohio Board of Education authorized the creation of the first junior high school in the United States. This impacted our nation because all throughout the country their are middle schools which have helped make sure kids are staying in school. B. This has impacted me because it has allowed me to attend a middle school and helps prepare me for the rigors of high school. C. This connects to present day because it helps students prepare for high school and allow more students to remain in school, and graduate.
A. The SAT is a uniform exam. This impacted our nation because it allowed for students to take this test in order to attend college. B. This has impacted me because it allows for me to take a large test that will help determine the college I will be able to attend. Each college excepts different scores, yet majority of colleges need to see your results in order to be excepted in. C. This connects to present day because all throughout the country colleges look at these test scores to help determine who will attend their school.
A. The Principles of Progressive Education strives to reform American education by creating a different type of education. This impacted our nation because it helped children get an education thats helps an individual to develop an understanding of life. B. This has impacted me because it has allowed me to learn more about different parts of life, and responsibilities as future participants in a democratic society. C. This connects to present day because the principles it had are still being used for education across the country.
A. The American Educational Research Association strives to advance the knowledge of education. This impacted our nation because it is able encourage people to go to school, and to learn more about the benefits of education. B. This impacted me because it has helped education improve, which has made school better and more advanced, teaching me things that were not able to be taught nearly 100 years ago. C. This connects to preset day because we are still using AERA and there is still more improvement in education and research being done to help education around the world.
A. The Smith-Lever Act of 1914 educates rural Americans about advances in agricultural practices and technology. This has impacted our nation because it informs people about what is happening throughout the country with agriculture, government, and home economics. B. This has impacted me because I am able to learn more about what is happening throughout the country, past events, technology. C. This connects to present day because schools are still using these ways of teaching and educates people on many different things that are happening throughout the country.
A. The Fair Labor Standards Act established minimum wage and prohibited child labor. This impacted our nation because it allows for all work places to have minimum wage, and for work places to not have child labor. B. This impacted me as an individual because when I go to work, I will be guaranteed minimum wage and I will not have to do child labor. C. This connects to present day because without it any work place could pay as much or as little as they would like, not matte how much work you do.
A. Thee National Women's Party was formed as an outgrowth of the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage. This impacted our nation because all throughout the country people are fighting for women's suffrage and women's equality. B. This impacts me because I am able to be treated more fairly since so many people are fighting for women to be treated equally. This also gave me the right to vote. C. This connects to present day because women have so many more rights, and much more equality than before. It also made women able to vote.
A. The Women's Trade Union League worked to give women fairer working conditions. This impacted our nation because women are able to have equal rights in the work place. B. This impacted me because it allows me to have equal rights in the work place; minimum wage, an 8 hour work day, and the end of work night for women. C. This connects to present day because now all women are able to have fair work conditions and have equal rights in the work place.
A. The 19th Amendment granted women the right to vote. This impacts our nation because now all women in the nation are able to vote without any restrictions to them. B. This act impacted me because now there are no restrictions to me when it comes to voting. I am able to vote for who I like without any opposition from men. C. This act connects to present day because now all women are able to vote, unlike in the early 1900s.
A. The Married Women's Property Laws made it possible for women to have the same rights as men when it came to owning property. This impacts our nation because any women can now own property. B. This impacts me because it allows me to own my own property by myself without a man owning all or the majority of my property. It also gives me equal rights when owning any property. C. This connects to present day because it gives all women the right to own property without a man.